GUWAHATI: “In the recent years, the Indian market is showing encouraging growth by receiving the attention of leading players of international world with the diverse selection of demands of its wide-ranging platform. India has found a good and notable place in the domain of export import business and has become a significant marketplace for the global traders,” said Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi while inaugurating a national seminar on Foreign Trade and EXIM Policy on Wednesday.
As per a press release, Prof.Mukhi said that a micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) is a dominant sector in the industrial scenario of Assam. It contributes maximum employment generation with minimum capital inputs and is a major contributor to the State’s economic growth. The MSME sector has emerged as a dynamic sector of the Indian economy over the last five decades. MSME have a large share of jobs, production and exports. The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises occupies a strategic importance in terms of output, exports and employment. MSMEs act as ancillary industries for Large Scale Industries providing them with raw materials, vital components and backward linkages. In the presence of Make in India, Start-up programme etc MSME sector has assumed tremendous importance.